SocialToaster, Inc., developers of one of the leading enterprise fan engagement platforms, has announced its recognition as a North American Top 100 company by technology publisher Red Herring. The Red Herring Top 100 recognizes the leading private companies from the region, celebrating these startups’ innovations and technologies across their respective industries. Red Herring judges hundreds of companies and uses more than 20 criteria to analyze them as part of a long decision process. The final phase of the award process was a live presentation at the regional Top 100 event, which took place in Los Angeles, Calif., and brought together over 300 technology entrepreneurs, corporate strategists and venture financiers from across the continent.
“Red Herring has been a household name amongst startup companies since the dot-com boom days and their annual Top 100 lists have showcased some of the greatest companies in the world,” said Brian Razzaque, CEO and founder of SocialToaster. “We’re extremely pleased and honored to be part of such a storied network.”
Through SocialToaster’s custom fan engagement platform, brands can empower their biggest supporters to act as word-of-mouth ambassadors for their brand. Brands can reach and engage fans through marketing emails, social media campaigns, contests and social gamification, all of which are easily customized for each brand.
“In 2016, selecting the top achievers was extremely difficult,” said Alex Vieux, publisher and CEO of Red Herring. “The variety, depth, disruption and traction we saw from the early stage companies to those with significant scale made it one of the toughest vintages to judge. The North America winners are representative of the amazing ecosystem that never ceases to astound, with new and experienced entrepreneurs continuing to push the barriers of innovation. As one of the winners, SocialToaster should be proud of its accomplishment under such strong competition.”
SocialToaster is a custom fan engagement platform that makes it easy for companies of all sizes to connect with and grow their fan base. Using SocialToaster, companies can empower their biggest supporters to act as word-of-mouth ambassadors across social media and digital channels. SocialToaster employs customizable content, a patented sharing process, mobile and social media compatibilities, real-time analytics and more to make it easy for brands to amplify content and messaging. Learn more about SocialToaster at www.socialtoaster.com, www.facebook.com/socialtoaster, and www.twitter.com/socialtoaster.